RCS2LOG(1) Generates changelog entries RCS2LOG(1)
rcs2log - generates a changelog from RCS files
rcs2log [OPTION] ... [FILE ...]
rcs2log generates a change log from RCS files, which can possibly be
located in a CVS repository, and outputs the new change log to standard
output. If no FILE is specified, rcs2log will use the files registered
under the working directory. The change log prefix can be later copied
to the existing ChangeLog file.
Output a change log prefix to CHANGELOG (default ChangeLog).
Use HOSTNAME in change log entries (default current host).
Indent change log lines by INDENT spaces (default 8).
Try to limit log lines to LENGTH characters (default 79).
If no FILEs are given and RCS is used, recurse through working direc
OPTION Pass OPTION to subsidiary log command.
Tab stops are every TABWIDTH characters (default 8).
Assume LOGIN has FULLNAME and MAILADDR.
Append RCS revision to file names in log lines.
Output version number.
rcs2log was written by Paul Eggert .
rcs2log is free; anyone may redistribute copies of rcs2log to anyone
under the terms stated in the GNU General Public License as published
by the Free Software Foundation; either version 2, or (at your option)
any later version.
There is a mailing list, firstname.lastname@example.org on the internet, for
reporting bugs in rcs2log. Please, if you find any bug, report it (if
you really are good-willing, a patch is appreciated).
Please note that this program is distributed in the hope that it will
be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty
of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU
General Public License for more details. In other terms, if rcs2log
breaks, you get to keep both pieces.
This manual page was written by Andrea Glorioso
for the Debian GNU/Linux distribution because the original program did
not have a manual page.
Debian Project March 2001 RCS2LOG(1)